Died on this Day
Anniversary Date: 28-Aug
Died on This Day (28-Aug)
Nicolás Leoz Almirón was President of CONMEBOL from 1986 to 2013.
South American football ofifical
Alfred Schmidt was a German philosopher.
philosopher and sociologist
John Connell Freeborn, was a fighter pilot and flying ace in the Royal Air Force during the Second World War.
British flying ace
Isidoro Blaisten was an Argentine writer. Son of David Blaisten and Dora Gliclij, Blaisten was born in Concordia, Argentina.
Juan Muñoz was a Spanish sculptor, working primarily in paper maché, resin and bronze.
Ronald "Carl" Giles OBE , often referred to simply as Giles, was a cartoonist best known for his work for the British newspaper the Daily Express.
Ruth Gordon Jones was an American actress, screenwriter, and playwright.
Norman Jewson was an English architect-craftsman of the Arts and Crafts movement, who practised in the Cotswolds.
Giulio Racah רקח; February 9, 1909 – August 28, 1965) was an Italian–Israeli physicist and mathematician.
Emmett Louis Till was a 14-year-old African American child who was lynched in Mississippi in 1955, after being accused of offending a white woman in her family's grocery store.
American murder victim
Alberto Aguilera Valadez , known professionally as Juan Gabriel ), was a Mexican singer, songwriter and actor.
Mexican singer and songwriter
Leonard 'Len' Ganley, was a Northern Irish snooker referee.
Curt "Curre" Richard Lincoln was one of the most famous race car drivers in Finland, who also played Davis Cup tennis for Finland.
Finnish racing driver
Brian Douglas Wells
Brian Douglas Wells was an American pizza delivery man who was murdered during a complex plot involving a bank robbery, scavenger hunt, and homemade explosive device near his hometown of Erie, Pennsylvania.
American murder victim
Antoni Janusz was a Polish sportsman, soldier and pilot.
Victorio Luis Spinetto was an Argentine footballer and manager.
Argentine footballer and manager
William Henry Smythe was a pitcher in Major League Baseball.
American baseball player
Theophanis Lamboukas , better known as Theo Sarapo was a French singer and actor, and the second husband of the French singer Édith Piaf.
John Francis O'Hara
John Francis O'Hara was an American member of the Congregation of Holy Cross and prelate of the Catholic Church.
Henry Lumley Drayton
Sir Henry Lumley Drayton, was a Canadian lawyer and politician.